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The State Fair of Texas Announces New Attractions for 2014


“Howdy folks!” will boom once again as Big Tex® welcomes fairgoers to the State Fair of Texas®. He may be quirky, but he’s family. Join Big Tex for a 24-day celebration of Texas. Each year the State Fair of Texas celebrates our great state with amazing food, shopping, live music and family fun. There are...
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Tips for Healthy Eyes


There are many things you can do to keep your eyes healthy and make sure you are seeing your best. Follow these steps for maintaining healthy vision well into your later years: ...
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Here’s to Your Heart


Good news. A basic understanding of what causes heart conditions such as heart attack and stroke may help you lower your chance for developing heart disease. It all starts with knowing your risk factors. ...
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What happens after the hospital?


The most common hospital setting in America provides short-term acute care for patients with pressing health issues – emergencies or surgeries brought on by illness or accident. The immediate goal is to stabilize the patient and begin the recovery process. For many of these patients, a quick recovery is unrealistic. They need continued care. ...
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What are the benefits of “Household Community” and “Person-Centered Care” Senior Living?


If “Household Community ” and “Person- Centered Care” for senior adults are new terms for you, then join the club! While both are relatively new, they are catching on like wild­fire as seniors and their adult children are looking for better care in a family-style setting. The preference for family-style living is like comparing Christmas...
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